Calendar

This page provides the dates and venues for monthly screenings, film festivals and other significant events.

 


 


Monthly Screenings for 2023

The calendars for monthly screenings in 2023 at the Arts Centre, Warburton and at the Memo, Healesville are shown below

February 2023:      

WASH MY SOUL IN THE RIVER'S FLOW

Time: 7.30pm
Warburton: Tues 14 Feb
Healesville: Tues 21 Feb

  • Australia - 2021
  • Documentary  95m   PG

The lives and love story of Ruby Hunter and Archie Roach as told in their songs and spoken word stories in the 2004 concert Kura Tungar - Songs from the River. The concert was a collaboration between singer-songwriters Roach and Hunter with Paul Grabowsky and the 22- piece Australian Art Orchestra. Unmissable.

 


 

March 2023:

DELICIOUS

Time: 7.30pm                                                                                Warburton: Tues 14 March                                                            Healesville: Tues 21 March                                                                        

  •  France - 2021
  •  Comedy/drama   112m    M    (sub-titled)                                                                         

In France 1789, just prior to the French Revolution, a chef who has been sacked by his master finds the courage to free himself from being a servant to open the first restaurant. All this at a time when gastronomy had been strictly the domain of aristocrats. Directed by Eric Besnard.




April 2023:              

MY SALINGER YEAR

Time: 7.30pm
Warburton: Tues 11 April
Healesville: Tues 18 April

  • USA - 2020
  • Drama  101m    M

Based on the memoir of the same name by Joanna Rakoff. After graduating, Joanna is hired as an assistant to the stoic, old-fashioned literary agent of J. D. Salinger. As she reads the heart-wrenching letters sent to Salinger she becomes reluctant to send the agency's impersonal standard reply. Directed by Phillippe Falardeau and starring Margaret Qualley and Sigourney Weaver.

   
May 2023:                  

COMPARTMENT NO. 6

Time: 7.30pm
Warburton:  N.B.  postponed until Tues 16 May
Healesville: Tues 16 May

  • Finland - 2021
  • Drama    107m   MA    (sub-titled)

As a train weaves its way to the arctic circle, two strangers share a journey that will change their perspective on life and have them face truths about human connection.

Cannes 2021: Winner - Grand Prix



 

   
June 2023:              

BELFAST

Time: 7.30pm
Warburton: Tues 13 June
Healesville: Tues 20 June

  • UK - 2021

  • Drama/biography    98m   M                           

A young boy and his working-class family experience the tumultuous late-1960s in Northern Ireland. An uplifting story despite the tragic setting. Belfast is a movie straight from director Kenneth Branagh's own experience.

Oscars 2022: Winner - Best Original Screenplay

 

   
July 2023:                

EIFFEL

Time: 7.30pm
Warburton: Tues 11 July
Healesville: Tues 18 July

  • France - 2021
  • Drama   108m    M      (sub-titled)

As Gustave Eiffel completes his collaboration on the Statue of Liberty, he is pressured by the French government to create a spectacular design for the 1889 Paris World Fair. Inspiration comes when he crosses paths with a mysterious woman from his past. This handsomely- produced period drama stars Roman Duris.

 

   
August 2023:          

BREAKING AWAY

Time: 7.30pm                                                                              Warburton: Tues 8 Aug                                                                Healesville: Tues 15 Aug

  • USA - 1979
  • Comedy/drama  92m    PG

Dave and his working-class friends spend their post-high school days in Bloomington, Indiana sparring with snobby students from the local university and trying to realise Dave's dream of competitive bicycle racing.

Peter Yates' funny, intelligent film is a real crowd-pleaser.                       


 
   
September 2023:   

THIS BEAUTIFUL FANTASTIC

Time: 7.30pm                                                                               Warburton: Tues 12 Sept - Screening postponed - Date to be advised        Healesville: Tues 19  Sept

  • UK - 2016
  • Drama/romance    92m       PG

A quirky young woman (Jessica Brown Findlay) who dreams of writing a successful children's book is forced to deal with her neglected garden or face eviction. She finds an unlikely mentor in a grumpy, loveless, wealthy neighbour (Tom Wilkinson) who happens to be a brilliant horticulturist. Directed by Simon Aboud.


 
   
October 2023:        

THE TRANSLATORS

Time: 7.30pm                                                                                  Warburton: Tues 10 Oct                                                              Healesville: Tues 17 Oct

  •   France
  •   Mystery/thriller  105m   M        (sub-titled)

Nine translators are confined in a luxurious bunker to work on a top-secret mauscript. When the first ten pages of the book mysteriously appear online, the dream job soon turns into a living nightmare. Directed by Regis Rainsard.

 

 

   

November 2023:  

THE COMMITMENTS

Time: 7.30pm                                                                               Warburton: Tues 14 Nov                                                              Healesville: Tues 21 Nov

  • Ireland/UK/USA
  • Drama     118m     M  

A young unemployed Dublin man decides to put together a soul band drawn from the Irish working-class. With its gritty originality and fresh interpretations of well-known songs, Alan Parker's film became a cult classic..

BAFTA winner: Best Film 1992

NB: This film will be screened with open captions.

 

 

   
December 2023:    

LANGUAGE LESSONS

Time: 7.30pm
Warburton: Tues 12 Dec
Healesville: Tues 19 Dec

  • USA - 2021
  • Comedy/drama   91m     M

When his husband surprises him with an online course in Spanish, Adam is unsure of how this will fit into his structured life. When tragedy strikes, the Spanish teacher becomes a lifeline Adam didn't know he needed. Natalie Morales and Mark Duplass co-star in this engaging two-hander which Morales also directs.


 

Warburton Film Festival

The Warburton Film Festival 2023 is scheduled for June 16-18

Healesville Mini-Film Festival

The 2023 Healesville Mini Film Festival is scheduled for Sunday March 26
            See "Film Festivals” page for details.